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Black suffrage

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Black suffrage refers to Black people's right to vote. Black suffrage has been at issue in .... Black women did not gain the legal right to vote until passage of the ... issues relating to votin...

Timeline: A History of the Voting Rights Act | American Civil Liberties ...

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Due, in part, to the enforcement of the Voting Rights Act, the number of black ... law that would keep more than 180,000 African Americans from casting a ballot.

Voting Rights

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Women and African Americans in the early part of the 20th century, African Americans ... Yet, the amendment alone has not ensured minorities the right to vote. ... UNTIL 1965, federal laws did not challenge the authority of states and localities ...

When did blacks get the right to vote? | Reference.com

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American blacks were given the right to vote on February 3, 1870 by the 15th Amendment to the United States Constitution. While this amendment aimed to give ...

AskMe: How did African-Americans win the right to vote?

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Aug 9, 2000 ... What did African Americans have to do in order to win the rights to vote? ... the Civil War, African-Americans were given the right to vote and the ...

15th Amendment to the Constitution: Primary Documents of ...

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Negro suffrage : should the fourteenth and fifteenth amendments be repealed? ... to find additional documents related to African Americans and voting rights.

History of Voting Rights - MassVOTE

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Voting is central to the equality of all Americans, and we believe this timeline not only ... African Americans are further deprived of the right to citizenship and, by ...

African Americans and the 15th Amendment - Constitutional Rights ...

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The Republicans agreed that African-American male suffrage continued to be ... a compromise amendment that did not even specifically mention the black man:.

Race and Voting - Constitutional Rights Foundation

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The most basic right of a citizen in a democracy is the right to vote. ... in the South during the 1870s (women did not secure the right to vote in the United ... stood in the way of denying African Americans the right to vote: the 15th Amendment, ...

Citizenship and Freedom in Post–Civil War America | exhibits.hsp.org

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The mere fact of birth or naturalization in the United States did not transform into rights, ... While African American males were granted the right to vote under the ... Even the liberties of Americans who had slowly gained the right to vote in the ...

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When did black people get the right to vote in the United States?

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Amendment XV did give black people the right to vote in 1870, and some used it ... Black Americans got the right to vote when the Republicans passed the 15th ...

Voting Rights Act - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Voting Rights Act, including videos, ... that prevented African Americans from exercising their right to vote under the 15th .... 27 Normal Things Every '80s Kid Did in School That Would Never Fly Today The Stir.

US Voting Rights Timeline - KQED

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Right to vote during the Colonial and ... strategies to gain the vote for women and African Americans. ... It states that the right to vote cannot be denied by the.